Ancient Gold Center Discovered on the Nile


Subject:
History , Gold Discoveries

Description:
June 2007 article about the discovery of "evidence of large-scale gold extraction in the ancient Nubian kingdom of Kush [that] has been found along the Nile River. ... The discovery is part of a race to save as many antiquities as possible before a dam inundates a hundred-mile (160-kilometer) stretch of the Nile in northern Sudan." Includes photos and links to related material. From National Geographic News.

Publisher:
National Geographic Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2007/06/070619-gold-nile.html


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